FTP & Email

FTP and Email, in VB6 Iused to have to use a third party component to FTP text files to a site, is there an option within VB.NET 2005 to achieve this.

Also what options do I have when sending emails from within the framework?
 
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iboutchkineCommented:
FTP - Upload file
My.Computer.Network.UploadFile( _
                "File to upload", _
                "ftp://ftp-address" & _
                "/path/filename".mdb", _
                "ftp-username", "ftp-password", True, 5000)
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email
Private Sub Button7_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Button7.Click
        If Me.funEMail("bla@zzz.com", "xxx@yyy.com", "test", "test from 2005") Then
            MsgBox("success")
        Else
            MsgBox("failed")
        End If
  End Sub

    Private Function funEMail(ByVal sFrom As String, ByVal sTO As String, ByVal sSubject As String, ByVal sBody As String)
        Try
            Dim msg As New System.Net.Mail.MailMessage
            Dim addressFrom As New System.Net.Mail.MailAddress(sFrom)
            Dim addressTo As New System.Net.Mail.MailAddress(sTO)
            msg.From = addressFrom
            msg.To.Add(addressTo)
            msg.Subject = sSubject
            msg.Body = sBody
            Dim smtp As System.Net.Mail.SmtpClient = New System.Net.Mail.SmtpClient
            smtp.Host = "yourhost.com"
            smtp.Send(msg)
        Catch ex As Exception ' do noting for now
            MsgBox(Err.Description)
            Return False
        End Try
        Return True
    End Function
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rwaldicottCommented:
you could use a .NET component for FTP

http://www.jscape.com/sftpdotnet/

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